Why is proof of identity so important?
By law we must check your identity when you open an account with us.
By providing us with some simple documentation we can easily verify your ID and quickly open an account for you.
Please follow the simple steps identified in this section and provide proof of identity as required.
- Requirements for new customers to Nationwide UK (Ireland)
- Requirements for existing customers of Nationwide UK (Ireland)
Please note your account cannot be made fully operational unless you have answered all the questions on the application form and you have provided satisfactory identification documents for all account holders.